Family-Friendly Events in Lakeland + Polk County
Lakeland Mom has the most comprehensive list of events for kids and families in Lakeland, Florida and Polk County, Florida! Our calendar includes free events and inexpensive activities, as well as special seasonal events. Prefer to see activities for a specific holiday? Check out our Fall + Halloween Guide, Spring Guide, Summer Guide, or our Christmas + Holiday Guide for a huge list of seasonal activities.
DISCLAIMER: While we work hard to keep our calendar updated, we encourage you to check directly with original sources for any last-minute changes or cancellations. All events include a link to the event organizer. Please check directly with event organizers for current mask requirements and safety protocols.
Monthly Activities for Families
Select the month you’re interested in to find fun things to do near you. These links include activities that run for multiple days/weeks that might not be listed on our daily calendar of events.
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Fun Things to Do in Lakeland + Polk County
2023Sat17Jun5:00 pmSat7:00 pmComplimentary Father’s Day Photos5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Lakeside Village - Lakeland, 1479 Town Center Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803 Event OrganizerLakeside Village
2023Tue20Jun4:30 pmTue9:00 pmTasty Tuesday in Downtown Lakeland with Miss Florida Meet + Greets4:30 pm - 9:00 pm Downtown Lakeland, 100 N Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801 Event OrganizerDowntown Lakeland
2023Mon12Jun10:00 amMon11:00 amStory Time at The Florida Air Museum10:00 am - 11:00 am Florida Air Museum, 4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811 Event OrganizerAerospace Center for Excellence
Events in Lakeland + Polk County
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100+ Things to Do with Kids
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